Weekly scoop 8th June 2015


Enjoy this week’s scoop with a brand new KM pamper event with Liz Earle on 30th June 2015, and don’t miss our coffee morning in Holland Park Cafe on 15th of June 2015. In case you are transitioning back to work, why not attend the career and style after motherhood workshop on 24th of June 2015. As always, you will find out top picks for family days out including hands on exhibit at the Victoria and Albert Museum in South Kensington to bilingual workshops on learning more than one language at the Chelsea Open Air Children Centre.

In case you missed it, Kensington Palace shared a couple of adorable pictures of Prince George and Princess Charlotte for the first time. We love the sibling love.

Child Safety week ended yesterday, read our top tips to reduce risk by First Aid for Life. Read more here.

Kensington Mums in the news

Read recent interview of founder of Kensington Mums, Dina Maktabi by Mum + Business. 

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Don’t forget to download our KM app, free on iTunes and Google Play. All the resources of the website in the palm of your hands, great for busy modern parents.

KM events



It is nearly here. Join us for our Kensington Mums and Bumps coffee morning at Holland Park Cafe on 15th June 2015. Click here to book your places, limited places available.


Get ready for Summer with Liz Earle. Make this a well deserved Mums night out and get pampered with treatments including skin and hair consultations, hand and arm massages plus make-up tips and tricks. All mums attending will receive a VIP goody bag to take home. To get more information and to book your places, please click here.

What’s on for you and your little ones

Paid events

The Career and Style After Motherhood Workshop. Sarah Gerth of Maternity Matters (Mother’s Career Coach) and Caroline Williams of De Vallenger (Personal stylist) have teamed up to do an exciting workshop to help mother’s with style and career advice! If you are a mother who is thinking about returning to work, a change of career or becoming a ‘mumpreneur’, Sarah can certainly help you! Whilst Caroline can teach you how to dress to ensure you feel chic and empowered, plus hide any extra pounds/ wrinkles and reinvent your wardrobe, to make your return to work even more successful! Please see above invite for more details.

Sunset Safari at the London Zoo. Sunset Safari will run every Friday from 5 June until 17 July 2015 from 6:00pm to 10:00pm, with friends, couples, and families alike invited to experience the magic of the Zoo after-hours. Relax and be entertained as the sun goes down over London in the company of more than 750 incredible animal species from around the world. Click here for more information.

Free events



Free workshop on learning more than one language. Chelsea Open Air Children’s Centre. Friday 12th June 2015. Booking essential. See above invite for more information.


Something Local. Stay tuned for Strawberries and Screens at the Duke of York Square. FREE. Wimbledon at Duke of York Square is back 10-12 July. Join the fun of ‘Strawberries and Screen on the Green’, as the screen takes centre court on their lovely running track. Enjoy the tennis with friends, soaking up the atmosphere – for complimentary access to the VIP area with best views and comfy bean bags, booking is essential. Click here for more information.

Hammersmith and Fulham Art Festival. Until 14th June 2015. FREE. Click here for more information.

Hands on Exhibit at the Victoria and Albert Museum. South Kensington. FREE. Explore hundreds of interactive exhibits throughout the Museum.  Look for the hand symbol on the map. Recommended for ages 5+. Click here for more information.